Mao Dies, 1976
- There was a bit of struggle for power after Mao (Gang of 4) including his wife
- Chairman Hua takes over and he puts less emphasis on heavy industry
- Workers were paid for work done
- Laid the ground work for the return to capitalism that begins in the 1980s under Deng Xiaoping
Chinese people mourned the death of Mao. But a power struggle after his death occured rapidly (included Gang of Four and his wife). Then Chairman Hua took over and he had a less focus on industry so workers were paid in order to prepare the return to capitalism for Deng Xiaoping in the 1980s.